Reykjavík

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík

  1. Alternative spelling of Reykjavik

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Icelandic Reykjavík (bay of smokes).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈrɛɪkjaviːk]
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Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík m

  1. Reykjavik (the capital city of Iceland)

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Icelandic Reykjavík (bay of smokes).

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík

  1. Reykjavik (the capital city of Iceland)

Faroese[edit]

Faroese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fo

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík f

  1. Reykjavik (the capital and largest city of Iceland)

Finnish[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík

  1. Alternative spelling of Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Reykjavík (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative Reykjavík
genitive Reykjavíkin
partitive Reykjavíkia
illative Reykjavíkiin
singular plural
nominative Reykjavík
accusative nom. Reykjavík
gen. Reykjavíkin
genitive Reykjavíkin
partitive Reykjavíkia
inessive Reykjavíkissa
elative Reykjavíkista
illative Reykjavíkiin
adessive Reykjavíkilla
ablative Reykjavíkilta
allative Reykjavíkille
essive Reykjavíkina
translative Reykjavíkiksi
instructive
abessive Reykjavíkitta
comitative
Possessive forms of Reykjavík (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person Reykjavíkini Reykjavíkimme
2nd person Reykjavíkisi Reykjavíkinne
3rd person Reykjavíkinsa

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Icelandic Reykjavík (bay of smokes).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík ?

  1. Reykjavik (the capital city of Iceland)

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally “bay of smokes”, from Old Norse Reykjavík, from reykja, genitive plural of reykr (smoke) + vík (bay).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík f

  1. Reykjavik (a city in Höfuðborgarsvæðið, Iceland; capital city of Iceland)

Declension[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From reykir, plural of reykr (smoke) + vík (bay).

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík f

  1. Reykjavik (referring to the bay between Seltjarnarnes and the mouth of the Elliðaár and the farm nearby where Ingólfr Arnarson lived)

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: Reykjavík

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Icelandic Reykjavík, from Old Norse Reykjavík.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík m inan

  1. Reykjavik (the capital city of Iceland)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Reykjavík in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Reykjavík in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík f

  1. Alternative spelling of Reykjavik

Slovak[edit]

Slovak Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Reykjavík m (genitive Reykjavíku, declension pattern of dub)

  1. Reykjavik (the capital of Iceland)

References[edit]

  • Reykjavík in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk